Yaya Toure, the former Manchester City midfielder believes that the race to the title of Premier League is firmly in the balance after the results of Sunday. The Blues, on Wednesday, moved to the top of the league based on goal difference thanks to their victory of 3-1 at Emirates Stadium. Arsenal has been able to reclaim their place in the league after their win against Aston Villa in the early kick-off.
Man City had the chance to move back into first at Nottingham Forest. Regardless of having dominated the progress at the City Ground, Chelsea couldn’t add to the goal of Bernardo Silva and had been to pay the score had been equalized by Chris Wood.
Yaya Toure had been rewarded with the 2023 Football Writers Association Tribute Award and which acknowledges individuals who have made an incredible contribution to the national game. He, while collecting his award, said that the top two players are matched equally in the Premier League. Currently, Arsenal is doing incredibly well.
According to him, the pressure will be both ways. You will be able to check the results where Manchester City lost a point and Arsenal got 3 points in a tough game where they have been on the back foot, twice.
He doesn’t know who is going to win the match but the fans are going to enjoy it. Toure said that he hopes Manchester City makes it but they are both in incredible form in the running at present. Manchester City is just 2 points behind Arsenal but North London club has a game in hand against Chelsea. City can take a break from the tournament midweek as they travel to RB Leipzig in the Champions League. A draw on Wednesday is the round of 16’s first league.